Category : Medicine and doctorship

  • Ultrasound

    17 Oct 2021 Ref-No#: 3779

    Assalamu Alaikum ua rahmatullahi ua barakatuh, mufti saheeb! Is it possible to do an ultrasound for a pregnant Muslim woman with only one purpose – to find out the sex of the child? And after they found out, for example, that the child is a boy, is it allowed to buy clothes and...


  • Is Genetic Couselling allowed in Islam

    07 Oct 2021 Ref-No#: 3366

    Assalaamu’alaikum, I want to study to become a genetic counsellor (to only work with female patients) and I want to know if it’s allowed in Islam. Also for Muslim patients to seek genetic counselling if it’s allowed. Please google search as I understand it’s uncommon. Quick ...


  • Is meditation( breathing exercise) permissible if done for the purpose of reducing stress and food cravings

    18 Dec 2019 Ref-No#: 2305

    Assalamualaykum, I hope you are doing well. I was reading about the benefits of meditation I want to know if meditation is permissible if incorporated with diet and exercise I have read that meditation can help reduce cortisol, the stress hormone and the Article here also describes ...


  • Medical student selling human skeleton Halal or haram?

    18 Dec 2019 Ref-No#: 2291

    Assalamualaikum ,I am a medical student. For Educational purposes I have to buy a human bone just like other students,from a senior Medical student.. And that costs me around 20 to 30 thousand taka. After studying the human bone, now i want to sell it to another junior student ,just the way i bou...


  • Muslim girl receiving a massage from a non-Muslim male physiotherapist

    26 Jan 2019 Ref-No#: 1326

    26, Arab and engaged. My job is assistance to an elderly woman, I live with her in a small rural town (around 3.000 inhabitants) in Europe. My health problem is back pain due to scoliosis. The only available physiotherapist here is a man in his 30’s, although he seems very professional and ...


  • Surgery to fix a fault

    08 Jun 2018 Ref-No#: 722

    Asalamualaykum I have lost over 100 pounds over the past year and as a result my breasts have sagged significantly and I have a lot of excess skin in the area. I have a question about removing this fault that happened because of my weight loss. I have found a female surgeon who is able to l...


  • Otoplasty

    24 May 2018 Ref-No#: 693

    Assalaamu `alaykum waRahmatullahi Wabarakatuh I have a question regarding otoplasty, which is surgery that pins protruding ears back. I have had protruduing ears my whole life and they have caused me psychological distress. I have been mocked for them and have personally always disl...


  • Abortion due to sicknesses

    27 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 439

    Assalamu ‘alaykum warahmatullahi wabarakatuhu Mufti Sahib, Forwarding you a question on behalf of a sister: “I’m a 50-years-old woman, my weight is 110 kg and I’ve three daughters who were born through caesarean section. My health condition is unstable (due to hypothyroidi...


  • Asthma pump whilst fasting

    27 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 435

    Assalamu Alaikum I suffer from asthma and at times need to use the asthma pump/inhaler. I would like to know if it is permissible for me to do so while fasting. will the use of the pump nullify my fast? If so then what should be done in case of an emergency? ...


  • Clear discharge

    27 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 415

    slms I would like to know if clear discharge breaks your whudhu as I habe come across the following message Q & A from the Darul Ifta Q. Many women experience a clear or white discharge during their normal pure period. Is this discharge impure and does it invalidate wudhu? ...